Seems like I have had to make way too many sympathy cards lately. Somehow clouds and sympathy cards seem to go together..in my head anyway. I sponged the background using a torn paper towel and ballet blue ink. I like the ragged look that the towel makes rather than a smooth line of paper. Black embossing and stamping finishes this very simple card.
Date: Friday, June 20, 2014 GMT Views: 1046
Registered: December 15, 2006 Location: my heart remains in France Posts: 21938
Fri, Jun 20, 2014 @ 10:40 AM
Sweet and peaceful. Beautiful natural-looking clouds!!
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Registered: April 4, 2006 Location: St Louis, MO Posts: 6233
Fri, Jun 20, 2014 @ 4:55 PM
Wow! Stunning, Sue! I love your clouds- they are so realistic looking and have sooo much depth. Amazing, and perfect for this sympathy card. I may have to case. So sorry you needed this im the first place. I am needing them all to often as well.
Registered: April 1, 2012 Location: Rogers, AR Posts: 10855
Sat, Jun 21, 2014 @ 4:37 AM
WOW!!! I love love love this!! I am going to try using paper towels like you mentioned; the black bird is awesome against that sky ... awesome! I am sorry to hear that you are having to make a lot of sympathy cards - my heart goes out to you. This is going into my favs.
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